New Botany Series on BBC TV features Director of Oxford Botanic Garden
Timothy Walker, Director of Oxford Botanic Garden, UK, presenting three new television programmes on BBC4. 'Botany: A Blooming History' starts on Tuesday 7th June at 21.00. In the first programme, Timothy reveals how the work of Carl Linnaeus, Phillip Miller and John Ray unlocked the mysteries of the plant kingdom and created the science of botany.
The programmes are also available via the BBC's internet service 'iPlayer' following transmission. See: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b011s3dg